Maverick Academic Scholarships

  • Bachelor
  • Ranges from $1,000 to $8,000 per year
  • 13 February 2024

Maverick Academic Scholars are selected from incoming freshmen that have a demonstrated history of strong academic performance.

The University of Texas at Arlington
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The University of Texas at Arlington

As the largest university in North Texas and second largest in The University of Texas System, UTA is located in the heart of Dallas-Fort Worth, challenging our students to engage with the world around them in ways that make a measurable impact.

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  • The awards vary based upon individual student profile, the stronger the profile, the higher the award.
  • Every incoming freshman will receive a holistic review by the Scholarship Committee of their academic record for scholarship consideration.  A variety of factors are considered using a combination of academic qualifications such as high school rank, GPA, test scores and difficulty of high school courses.
  • The academic profile of a typical Maverick Academic Scholar will include a combination of the following qualifications below:
  • Top 25% high school rank;
  • 3.7 High School GPA (on an unweighted 4.0 scale calculated by UTA’s Admissions Office);
  • A minimum 1280 SAT or 27 ACT.

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Maverick Academic Scholarships range from $1,000 to $8,000 per year and may be renewed for up to three additional years.